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Claughton, Lancashire

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Claughton, Lancashire

Claughton is a small village and civil parish in the City of Lancaster in Lancashire, England. The village is on the A683 road east of Lancaster and as of the 2001 census has a population of 132. North of the village is the River Lune, and to the south is Claughton Moor and the fells of the Forest of Bowland.
Administrative CountyLancashire
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD5666
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLancashire
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01524
Population132 (2001)

Claughton, Lancashire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Claughton, par., N. Lancashire, on river Lune, 7 miles NE. of Lancaster, 1581 ac., pop. 100.

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